A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 61 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (38 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:25:15 / 6:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.3892 West, latitude 51.9688 North, depth = 67.32 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/04/20 / 2020-04-25 04:25:15 / April 25, 2020 @ 4:25 am. Id of earthquake: us70009ftg. Event ids that are associated: ak0205bwvede, us70009ftg. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 67.32 km (42 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 61 km ESE of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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